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The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent

New and improved history near Independence Hall

15 South 7th Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center, Old City Tags: atwater kent, franklin institute, historic philadelphia, history museums, john haviland, market east, museums, old city, philadelphia history museums, philadelphia museums, the philadelphia history museum,
Yinka Shonibare MBE: Magic Ladders
at the Barnes Foundation

Groundbreaking new exhibition examining history, race, slavery and commerce

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art museums, arts, barnes foundation, events, exhibitions, magic ladders, museums, winter events, yinka shonibare mbe,
Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Art Museum covers 10 acres and houses more than 300,000 works spanning 2,000 years

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Fairmount Tags: art museums, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia museum of art,
Museum at the Chemical Heritage Foundation

Exploring the impact of science and technology

315 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: chemical heritage foundation, chf, historic philadelphia, making modernity, museums, old city, philadelphia museums, science museums,
Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia’s most artistic mile

Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: academy of natural sciences, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, must see philly, outdoors, philadelphia museum of art, rodin museum, the barnes foundation, the franklin institute, top picks,
From Philadelphia To Monaco:
Grace Kelly Beyond the Icon

Discover the life of a local princess at the James A. Michener Art Museum

138 South Pine Street
Doylestown, PA 18901

Neighborhood: Tags: bucks county, doylestown, exhibitions, grace kelly, james michener art museum, monaco, museums,
KAWS @ PAFA

Influential pop artist transforms Historic Landmark Building

128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, events, exhibitions, fall events, kaws, logan square, museums, pafa, pennsylvania academy of the fine arts,
Barbara Chase-Riboud : The Malcolm X Steles

Massive works inspired by Malcolm X from Philadelphia-born artist

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, barbara chase riboud, events, exhibitions, malcolm x, museums, philadelphia museum of art, sculpture, with art,
The Snowy Day and the Art
of Ezra Jack Keats

First major exhibition in the U.S. for the acclaimed children’s book author

101 S. Independence Mall East Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: events, exhibitions, ezra jack keats, fall events, historic philadelphia, museums, national museum of american jewish history, old city, summer events, the snowy day,
Penn Museum

Unearthing the riches of the world’s cultural heritage

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City, West Tags: history museums, museums, penn museum, philadelphia, philadelphia museums, the university of pennsylvania museum of archaeology and anthropology, university city, university museums, university of pennsylvania,
Benjamin Franklin Museum

Revitalized museum dedicated to the life and legacy of America’s favorite Renaissance man

317 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin, benjamin franklin house, ghost house, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, museums, old city,
The Franklin Institute

One of the oldest and most beloved science museums in the country

222 N. 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, for kids, imax theater, logan square, museums, open mondays, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia science museum, planetarium, science museums, the franklin, the franklin institute,
Paul Robeson House Museum

Historic home of local Civil Rights leader

4951 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Neighborhood: Tags: african american, attractions, historic houses, history, museums, paul robeson, paul robeson house museum, spruce hill, west philadelphia,
New Africa Center/Muslim American Museum & Archive

First Western Islamic museum of its kind

4243 Lancaster Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: culture, history, museums, muslim american museum and archive, new africa center, religion, spruce hill,
Marvin Samson Center for the History of Pharmacy

Fill your history prescription

600 S. 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: history, history of pharmacy, marvin samson center, medical museums, museums, philadelphia college of pharmacy,
Ellen Powell Tiberino Memorial Museum of Contemporary Art

A hidden art oasis dedicated to a Philadelphia artist

3819 Hamilton St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: Tags: art, ellen powell tiberino memorial museum of contemporary art, museums, powelton village, west philadelphia,
Pizza Brain

The world’s first pizza museum

2313 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Neighborhood: Fishtown Tags: brian dwyer, dining, fishtown, museums, must see, pizza, pizza brain, pizza museum, restaurants,
The 1968 Exhibit at the
National Constitution Center

Experience the year that defined a generation

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Old City Tags: attractions, events, exhibitions, independence mall, museums, national constitution center, old city, spring events, summer events, the 1968 exhibit,
The Thinker

Rodin’s iconic statue sits in quiet reflection on the Parkway

Benjamin Franklin Parkway and 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19101

Neighborhood: Tags: arts, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, outdoors, public art, rodin museum, the thinker, with art,
Lenfest Plaza

Your gateway to Philadelphia’s vibrant art scene

118-128 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Tags: art, attractions, claes oldenburg, lenfest plaza, museums, outdoors, pafa, paint torch, pennsylvania academy of fine arts,
Philadelphia Pass

Your personal tour guide to over 35 city attractions

6th & Market Streets
(Various Locations)
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Tags: attractions, guides, museums, philadelphia pass, tour, tours,
CityPASS Philadelphia

Save on Philadelphia’s most popular attractions

1 North Independence Mall W
(Available at Various Locations)
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City, Fairmount Tags: city pass, citypass, discounts, museums, philadelphia, special offers, tours,
National Museum of American Jewish History

Preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience

101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: architecture, attractions, center city, congregation mikveh israel, historic philadelphia, independence mall, jewish museums, judaica, museums, national museum of american jewish history, old city, sacred places,
National Constitution Center

The world’s only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: american constitution, art of the american soldier, exhibitions, family friendly, for kids, historic attractions, historic district, historic philadelphia, history, independence mall, independence national historical park, museums, national constitution center, ncc, old city, open mondays, philadelphia museums, political history,
Please Touch Museum

Where kids ages 1 – 7 are boss

4231 Avenue of the Republic
Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Fairmount Park Tags: attractions, carousel, fairmount park, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, for kids, memorial hall, museums, philadelphia, philadelphia childrens museum, please touch museum,
Rodeph Shalom Synagogue

A 1920s-era architectural marvel and home to the Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art

615 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123

Neighborhood: North Philadelphia, Spring Garden Tags: architecture, broad street, free, free museums, museums, philadelphia, sacred place, synagogue,
Institute of Contemporary Art

Museum introducing provocative contemporary artists for more than 40 years

118 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: West, University City Tags: arts, galleries, ica, institute of contemporary art, museums, philadelphia county, university city,
Fireman’s Hall

The history of firefighting in an old firehouse

147 N. 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: fireman's hall, historic district, historic philadelphia, museums, old city, philadelphia county,
Museum of Mourning Art

A cemetery uncovers the history and culture of grief

2900 State Road
Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Neighborhood: Tags: delaware county, drexel hill, museum of mourning art, museums,
Lemon Hill

Founding father Robert Morris’ hilltop estate

Sedgley Drive and Lemon Hill Drive
East Fairmount Park
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Fairmount Tags: architecture, arts and culture, bicycling, gardens, geocachingorienteering, hiking, historic attractions, jogging, lemon hill, museums, outdoor historic sites, outdoors, picnicking, running, walking,
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